Leonidas (Heuer) Triple Date Moonphase in Steel SOLD
Style: Calendar Triple Date Moonphase
Case: Solid stainless steel snap back case with fancy horn lugs signed inside back Leonidas Watch Fy. Swiss. 4 buttons, 2 on each side of the case are use to quick set the day, date, month and moon phase features. Measures 35.5mm diameter excluding crown. 18mm strap.
Dial: Original factory printed two tone silvered dial with outer date ring and apertures for the day, month and moon phase sub-dials. Applied gold number. Signed Leonidas, Swiss.
Movement: Complicated triple date moonphase manual wind movement signed Seventeen 17 Jewels, Swiss, unadjusted, Leonidas Watch Factory. Caliber ETA 1100 (made especially for Leonidas). Recently serviced and in excellent working condition.
Beautiful condition and great look to this solid stainless steel Leonidas triple date moon phase calendar watch. Original two tone dial has beautiful even patina giving this watch a great vintage feel. Nice styling to the fancy horn lugs and slick rounded case. Crescent moon red tip hand points to the date at the outer rim of the dial. It is keeping great time with all functions working well. This watch was produced in the 1940's a few years before the Leonidas-Heuer conglomeration formed. A rare and highly sought after high quality complicated timepiece at a great price.